Population Ageing and Development 2012

Publication Date: 2012
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA


The wall chart on Population Ageing and Development 2012 presents the latest data available on 16 indicators including demographic, social and economic characteristics of the older population at the national, regional and world levels. It also contains illustrative maps and graphs, along with brief explanatory texts of selected regional and global trends on ageing and development.

Related content

“This pandemic exposes the cracks in our society,” said UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem.
UNFPA focuses on human rights, health and protection of older persons in light of COVID-19, and this document highlights relevant initiatives underway in offices worldwide. Responding to the rights and needs of older persons is fully in line with one of the accelerators of the...
This working paper analyzes life circumstances of older persons, including those who live alone, analyzing changing household structures and sociodemographic characteristics. Its results can be crucial to supporting policies that respond to the needs of older persons, including...


We use cookies and other identifiers to help improve your online experience. By using our website you agree to this. To learn more, including how to change your settings, see our cookies policy.